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Killer Whale in the design of Chief Tony Hunt, Kwakwaka’wakw, beaded by Misty Ellingburg, Shoalwater.

A flowery necklace in blue and white

Another possible bridal piece I suppose, but that wasn’t the original intention as I was just playing with these lovely pastel superduos when I came up with the idea!


It's here!!!

No, not the long-awaited CGB Volume II (that’s still in the works), but the next best thing…the “Contemporary Geometric Beadwork” poster, which shows so many fabulous pieces! 157 more words


Star Light, Star Bright, First Star I See to Night

Star light, star bright,

The first star I see tonight;

I wish I may, I wish I might,

Have the wish I wish tonight

I remember sitting with my mother outside at night and she would recite this nursery rhyme to me.It is a good memory. 16 more words

Bridal wrist corsage

This is an adaptation of two of my previous designs. The flower is a new version of the black and white star (see here), with an extra layer of points/petals, and the netted bracelet is the same as the one on my banner.


Vukile Batyi

Love these beaded iPhone covers!

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A productive few days tidying up unfinished work and trying out ideas.

The bangle is a play on a Cellini spiral using some bigger beads – over 4cm at its’ widest it is good and chunky and fun. 270 more words